PCR test is back for all domestic air passengers
Picture: Anybody for a fast PCR Check. Credit score: FKUI
Whereas the flood gates appear to have opened prior to now weeks, with lots of of out-of-town vehicles blocking the Bali streets and home vacationers, specifically, filling the eating places and vacationer hotspot throughout city, the federal government seems to be making an attempt to place the brakes on once more.
It was introduced on Monday night time for the following two week interval of the PPKM, till November 1, 2021, that the PCR checks are once more the prerequisite to journey by air.
For the following two weeks, the federal government will not permit using fast antigen checks to fly. Home vacationers at the moment are solely allowed to journey with the RT-PCR take a look at.
The brand new guidelines apply to areas with PPKM Degree 3, Degree 2, and Degree 1 standing in Java-Bali.
Intimately, the up to date rule as of October 19, 2021, stipulates that home vacationers utilizing airplanes should present a vaccine card with at the least the primary dose. As well as, it’s essential to present a destructive Covid-19 take a look at outcome inside a most of two×24 hours earlier than departure.
This provision applies to passengers with each the primary and second doses of vaccine. Earlier than it was potential to fly with the double shot vaccine card and antigen fast take a look at.
Land journey nonetheless solely requires a destructive antigen take a look at, with coverage makers saying truck drivers ought to report back to authorities in the event that they really feel unwell.
In the meantime, Bali dropped to PPKM Degree 2 on Monday too. Since now we have been dwelling at round Degree 1.5 since many weeks in the past it’s troublesome to say in actuality what distinction that makes.